ATLANTA - A four alarm fire damaged the huge Tyler Perry studio complex in southwest Atlanta on Tuesday.

It took over 100 firefighters and at least 20 trucks slightly over one hour to put out the blaze that started around 8:40 p.m., according to Atlanta fire officials.

There were no reports of injuries, according to Atlanta Fire Department Capt. J. L. Bundrige.

According to the studio website, the sprawling 200,000 square feet facility features five sound stages, a post-production facility, a back lot, a 400-seat theater, a private screening room and designated areas for entertaining and hosting events. It was moved to its current location in 2008.

Fire trucks circled what appeared to be the Ruby Dee-Ossie Davis studio, the Cicely Tyson studio and the Sidney Poitier studio.

When SKYFOX 5 flew over the studios on Wednesday, two buildings appeared to be damaged by the fire. Fire officials said there was partial collapse to the front area of one building. It was unknown if the fire would affect any productions.

Several eyewitnesses said they could see the fire from afar. Some said that they thought it was a part of a film production until they saw the fire trucks move in.

Tyler Perry was on the scene surveying the damage Tuesday night and returned to the scene of the fire on Wednesday. He has made no comment on the fire.

http://www.myfoxatlanta.com/dpp/news/local_news/Crews-Battle-4-Alar...

Tags: tyler perry

Views: 163

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

This is really sad... Don't let'em stop you Tyler...

my first thought was that this sounds fishy. keep an eye on Spike.

OLD $PICE PINE NEEDLE said:

hmmm, sounds suspicious I hope insurance covers it.

LOL

maxwells_musze said:

my first thought was that this sounds fishy. keep an eye on Spike.
OLD $PICE PINE NEEDLE said:

hmmm, sounds suspicious I hope insurance covers it.

*hollering* Don't forget Aaron McGruder. lol

maxwells_musze said:

my first thought was that this sounds fishy. keep an eye on Spike.

OLD $PICE PINE NEEDLE said:

hmmm, sounds suspicious I hope insurance covers it.

OT: I hope this won't put a wrench in his business. Do you, TP! Fugg the rest of these whiny azz pretenders that call themselves men!

yup...suspect #2

CCDreamin' of a baller for me said:

*hollering* Don't forget Aaron McGruder. lol
maxwells_musze said:

my first thought was that this sounds fishy. keep an eye on Spike.
OLD $PICE PINE NEEDLE said:

hmmm, sounds suspicious I hope insurance covers it.

I'm sure he is insured.. he will build a bigger studio. Team tyler..

+1

Baller Alert said:

I'm sure he is insured.. he will build a bigger studio. Team tyler..

Yea, I agree....this just gives him a reason to go bigger lol





Baller Alert said:

I'm sure he is insured.. he will build a bigger studio. Team tyler..

what social message>>> that men should dress in drag or that grannys should carry a gun with their bibles?

 

#teamspike

OLD $PICE PINE NEEDLE said:

LOL, I know he doesn't like those 'characters' that he plays but he gets the social messages across.

Maya Wilkes said:

LOL

maxwells_musze said:

my first thought was that this sounds fishy. keep an eye on Spike.
OLD $PICE PINE NEEDLE said:

hmmm, sounds suspicious I hope insurance covers it.

Spike's s*** ain't all clean either... Once upon a time his movies were considered hood & a disgrace to blacks as well... Did he ever pay everyone back for Malcolm X? 

SoLuscious said:

what social message>>> that men should dress in drag or that grannys should carry a gun with their bibles?

 

#teamspike

OLD $PICE PINE NEEDLE said:

LOL, I know he doesn't like those 'characters' that he plays but he gets the social messages across.

Maya Wilkes said:

LOL

maxwells_musze said:

my first thought was that this sounds fishy. keep an eye on Spike.
OLD $PICE PINE NEEDLE said:

hmmm, sounds suspicious I hope insurance covers it.

Reply to Discussion

RSS

ADVERTISEMENT

Connect


BallerBoards

Shonda Rhimes Signs A Deal With ABC To Write More Shows

Started by Asimplebijou in Talk Ish on Tuesday. 0 Replies

ABC, the home of hit shows like “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal”, will be adding two more shows to their hit list. Shonda Rhimes, recently signed a deal with ABC that allows her to develop multiple…Continue

Terrence Howard Gets A Win In Court

Started by Asimplebijou in Talk Ish on Tuesday. 0 Replies

Terrence Howard just scored a huge win in his spousal support war with his ex-wife Michelle Ghent.According to TMZ, an L.A. Superior Court judge threw out the spousal support agreement that ordered…Continue

What tf is being thirsty?

Started by Sean in Talk Ish. Last reply by Sandy Cheeks on Monday. 4 Replies

One of my guys was on Instagram trying to get at some chick. He knew the girl through a mutual friend and he tried the social media route instead of another way. So he commented on her pic saying how…Continue

Floyd Mayweather Buys A New Car

Started by Asimplebijou in Talk Ish on Sunday. 0 Replies

Floyd Mayweather just splurged on a $4.8 million Koenigsegg CCXRTrevita, one of only three in the entire world, reports TMZ.The car reportedly goes from 0-60 in 2.9 seconds and tops out at 250 miles…Continue

Latest Activity

AQueen commented on Eleven8's blog post Baller Alert's Morning Wood: King Keraun (Comedian)
"Follow him on fb he is hilarious"
1 hour ago
SoLuscious commented on Eleven8's blog post Miley Cyrus Shares Comments On Nicki Minaj's VMA Rant
"I'm soooo tired of Miley and her tongue."
1 hour ago
SoLuscious commented on Peachkyss's blog post Baller Alert's Hit or Miss: Gwen Stefani Wearing Dolce & Gabbana Spring 2015 Floral Print Mini Skirt and Christian Louboutin Degrade ‘Pigalle Follies’ Pumps For 'The Voice' Press Conference
"Fabulous! I'v always loved her style."
2 hours ago
CrisdaCat posted a blog post
2 hours ago
CrisdaCat's blog post was featured
2 hours ago
Terrell Jones liked Eleven8's blog post Miley Cyrus Shares Comments On Nicki Minaj's VMA Rant
3 hours ago
Eleven8's 6 blog posts were featured
3 hours ago
Eleven8 posted blog posts
3 hours ago
Peachkyss posted a blog post
4 hours ago
Peachkyss's blog post was featured
4 hours ago
Terrell Jones commented on Eleven8's blog post Miley Cyrus Shares Comments On Nicki Minaj's VMA Rant
"Nicki Minaj is a smart dumb b!tch. Safaree had to leave you after being with you for almost 10…"
4 hours ago
AllyNWonderland commented on Eleven8's blog post Derrick Rose Rape Allegations A "Money Grab", Says Attorneys
"Chile, ok here's what I think. He had a non exclusive relationship with her right? Maybe she…"
6 hours ago

© 2015   Created by Baller Alert.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

Offline

Live Video

Powered by Jasper Roberts - Blog